Flagstaff Engineering Capabilities Tour
July 19, 2019
Sponsored by the
Flagstaff is a growing hub of engineering technology and know-how, primarily in the biomedical and energy sectors. The Arizona Technology Council and Northern Arizona University invite you to spend the day in Flagstaff to meet some of the top corporate and academic innovators in these fields and tour their facilities.
11:30 a.m.—Meet at High Country Conference Center, 201 W Butler Ave, Flagstaff, AZ.
11:45 a.m.—Depart via provided transportation to Moonshot at NACET, 2225 N Gemini Rd, Flagstaff, AZ. Moonshot at NACET, a nonprofit 501c3, is a business incubator/accelerator offering programs designed for subject matter experts with business ideas, but no clear path to market, guiding participants through a proven process to validate their idea and build it into a scalable business. Learn more at https://www.moonshotaz.com/.
12:00-1:45 p.m.—Lunch provided by the City of Flagstaff economic development program and co-hosted by ECoNA at Moonshot at NACET, followed by tour of facilities and current tenants.
1:45-2:30 p.m.—Transportation provided to Pulliam Airport Business Park, 6200 S. Pulliam Drive, Flagstaff, AZ.
2:30-3:30 p.m.—Tour of businesses:
- TGen North, 3051 W Shamrell Blvd #106, Flagstaff, AZ—TGen North is the home of the Pathogen and Microbiome Division of the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), a non-profit biomedical institution dedicated to translating biomedical discovery into positive impacts on human health. Learn more at https://www.tgen.org/patients/pathogen-microbiome/.
- Poba Medical, 3001 W Shamrell Blvd Suite 300, Flagstaff, AZ—Poba Medical is a medical device OEM start-up company perfecting process technology and the associated know-how to provide high quality rapid turn thermoplastic balloons for any interventional device or surgical device application. Learn more at https://www.pobamedical.com/.
- Machine Solutions, 2951 W Shamrell Blvd, Flagstaff, AZ—Machine Solutions provides manufacturing and testing equipment for catheter and medical device manufacturers. When you work with any of the divisions of Machine Solutions, you are more than a customer, you are a partner. We put our decades of engineering expertise to work, ensuring you the best possible solution for your unique process. Learn more at https://machinesolutions.com/.
3:30-4:00 p.m.—Transportation provided to Northern Arizona University campus.
4:00-5:00 p.m.—Meet NAU researchers and tour engineering labs/facilities:
5:00 p.m.—End the day at 1899 Bar and Grill on the NAU campus next to the High Country Conference Center.